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    Post Which one is correct?

    Re-polishing of terra-cotta floor in the dining room / Re-polishing of terra-cotta floor in dining room


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    Re: Which one is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by Annecy View Post
    Re-polishing of terra-cotta floor in the dining room / Re-polishing of terra-cotta floor in dining room
    i think the first sentence with " the " is more appropriate because you have specified the room whose floor needs re-polishing.
    Last edited by user12345; 27-Apr-2009 at 13:41.


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    Re: Which one is correct?

    Grammatically "the" is correct; however, often when instructions are being issued articles are omitted as a form of shorthand, so you will see the second option.

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